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International Convention On the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: When will The United States Live Up To Its Obligations

Rodney, Antionette (2003)
Department of Law
Abstract
The United States has signed and ratified the International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on October 21, 1994, but despite their commitment to uphold its obligations as a member state to the convention&semic racial discrimination, police brutality, racial profiling, judicial profiling continue within its borders. The purpose of this thesis is to document the United States' violation of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination, to explore the reasons why the United States is unable to fully comply with the Convention and explore possible measures for the United States' advancement towards equality for African-Americans within the United States.
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author
Rodney, Antionette
supervisor
organization
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
International Human Rights Law
language
English
id
1554664
date added to LUP
2010-03-08 15:22:31
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2010-03-08 15:22:31
@misc{1554664,
  abstract     = {The United States has signed and ratified the International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on October 21, 1994, but despite their commitment to uphold its obligations as a member state to the convention&semic racial discrimination, police brutality, racial profiling, judicial profiling continue within its borders. The purpose of this thesis is to document the United States' violation of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination, to explore the reasons why the United States is unable to fully comply with the Convention and explore possible measures for the United States' advancement towards equality for African-Americans within the United States.},
  author       = {Rodney, Antionette},
  keyword      = {International Human Rights Law},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {International Convention On the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: When will The United States Live Up To Its Obligations},
  year         = {2003},
}